Welcome message from Simon Pleydell

This week I joined the leadership team at Humber, Coast and Vale Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP). I am delighted to be here and am really looking forward to working with everyone across the Humber, Coast and Vale health and social care system. I have spent many years working in York, Hull and the East … Read more

GPs take over budgets to help manage resources

GP practices are teaming up with local healthcare commissioners in a major, new approach to improve the quality of prescribing and manage financial resources in the Vale of York NHS Vale of York Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) holds the funds to deliver local healthcare services and has a statutory responsibility to do so within the … Read more

Healthy lifestyle advisers to hold ‘commit to quit’ events to encourage smokers to kick their habit

Healthy lifestyle advisers are to hold more than a dozen ‘commit to quit’ public awareness events in a bid to encourage smokers to kick their habit. Health Trainers East Riding, run by Humber NHS Foundation Trust, will stage events throughout the district during Stoptober, next month’s national NHS smoking cessation campaign. Manager Natalie Belt said: … Read more

East Riding Clinical Commissioning Group introduces new health and wellbeing programme

From 16th October, East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), supported by clinicians, is introducing a health and wellbeing programme for smokers and people with a BMI of and/or greater than 35 to encourage local residents to improve their wellbeing and live the healthiest lives possible. The CCG’s vision is to prevent ill health … Read more